TSM - Mayor Jon Mitchell speaks at opening of road at New Bedford Business Park.

A new road at the New Bedford Business Park was celebrated on Wednesday. The road, Flaherty Drive, opens up 45 acres of land for new development. Mayor Jon Mitchell tells WBSM News, the site will be marketed to larger companies...

The road was paid for with a million-dollar congressional earmark, and a million dollar grant from the U-S Economic Development Administration. Park Manager Tom Davis plans to market the 45 acre site to computer software companies....

Flaherty Drive was named for the late William Flaherty, a long time chairman of the Industrial Foundation, who passed away in 2003.

TSM - End of Flaherty Drive at New Bedford Business Park